17 July 2017
As one of South Africa’s leading fibre optic network operators, Link Africa has recently experienced an unprecedented and substantial demand for fibre to the business (FTTb) connections whilst continuing to steadily grow the fibre to the home (FTTh) network. This has resulted in Link Africa’s resources being stretched between FTTb and FTTh demands.
Since the birth of the internet in the 1990s and its widespread adoption towards the end of that decade, the internet has exploded into the most powerful communication tool in existence.
The presence of fibre optic cable throughout South Africa is on the rise, and 2016 was the year where coverage increased rapidly. The upshot is that more South Africans are now able to take advantage of this new, high-speed internet highway. Read more